Siesta Days, Fiesta Nights

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19930725]

Drew Launay recounts his experiences of life in Spain in a six-part series.

1: Fiesta. Religious fiestas may not turn out so holy when aggrieved farmers and drunken fishermen join in. An Insight Production

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930801]

by Drew Launay.

2: Nicknames. With a tradition of using only a handful of truly Christian names, in Spain nicknames become essential. An Insight Production

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930808]

by Drew Launay.

3: The Moon. When a film unit sets up in a remote Andalusian village Drew has great hopes of work as an extra. An Insight Production

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930815]

by Drew Launay.

4: Manana. Drew tries to obtain a residents' permit and discovers "manana". An Insight Production

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930822]

by Drew Launay.

5: Garbage andSelf Assertion. The Spanish passion for individualism can lead to the dumping of rubbish out of windows.... An Insight Production

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930829]

Concluding the story by Drew Launay. Rabbits. Drew visits a mountain village. An Insight Production

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930829]

Story By: Drew Launay

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930725]

Drew Launay recounts his experiences of life in Spain in a six-part series.

1: Fiesta. Religious fiestas may not turn out so holy when aggrieved farmers and drunken fishermen join in. An Insight Production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930801]

by Drew Launay.

2: Nicknames. With a tradition of using only a handful of truly Christian names, in Spain nicknames become essential. An Insight Production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930808]

by Drew Launay.

3: The Moon. When a film unit sets up in a remote Andalusian village Drew has great hopes of work as an extra. An Insight Production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930815]

by Drew Launay.

4: Manana. Drew tries to obtain a residents' permit and discovers "manana". An Insight Production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930822]

by Drew Launay.

5: Garbage andSelf Assertion. The Spanish passion for individualism can lead to the dumping of rubbish out of windows.... An Insight Production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930829]

Concluding the story by Drew Launay . Rabbits. Drew visits a mountain village. An Insight Production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19930829]

Story By: Drew Launay

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940219]

Drew Launay recounts his experiences of life in Spain in a six-part series.

1:Fiesta. Religious feasts may not be as holy as expected when aggrieved farmers and drunken fishermen become involved. An Insight production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940226]

Drew Launay recounts his experiences of life in Spain in a six-part series.

2: Nick Names. Soon after marrying Maribel, afiery five-foot Andalusian, Drew realised he had been given a nickname by the villagers.

An Insight production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940305]

Drew Launay recounts his experiences of life in Spain in a six-part series.

3: The Moon. Drew admits he has always been star struck, and when a film unit brings the 20th century to a remote Andalusian village, he has great hopes of work as an extra. A week later, man lands on the moon. Pablo the goatherd and Sebastien the farmer are not impressed. An Insight production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940312]

Experiences of life in Spain.

4: Mariana. When Drew Launay tries to obtain his resident's permit before his marriage to Maribel, he comes up against mariana. The Spanish will put anything off if it is not enjoyable, or totally ignore it - which can turn life for a foreigner into a nightmare.

An Insight production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940319]

Experiences of life in Spain.

5: Garbage and Self-Assertion. Drew Launay is very nearly assassinated by a black plastic rubbish bag dropped out of a top-storey window. It is all part of the Spanish passion for being individualistic. .An Insight production

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940326]

Last of the accounts of life in Spain.

6: Rabbits. Drew Launay visits a remote mountain village. An Insight production